Magazine Features

Bob Douglas
October 5, 2011

Although he counts Big Bill Broonzy, Leadbelly and Brownie McGhee among his greatest influences, there is no mistaking Bert Jansch’s music as rooted in any place other than Britain. And... View This

Matt Sircely
September 19, 2011

A living legend needs a place to hang his hat like anyone else, but it’s still surprising to find Wade Mainer, one of the early stars of country music, making his home in a humble company... View This

David Roberts
July 6, 2011

The Avett Brothers' Seth Avett is a prototypical little brother--sweet, affable and earnest, if a bit in his own world. He relaxes into the couch and watches as his big brother, Scott,... View This

Geoffrey Himes
May 28, 2011

Frequent FJ contributor Geoffrey Himes pens one of the most insightful portraits of Marty Stuart to date, interviewing the country legend about everything from his mandolin playing days... View This

Erich Solomon
May 28, 2011


Luthier Erich Solomon recounts the magical moment where his archtop designs changed direction, all thanks to a passage in Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code. Photographer... View This